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Published by Planning Commission, Multi-level Planning Section, Govt. of India in New Delhi .
Written in English



  • India,
  • Tamil Nadu,
  • Haryana,
  • Uttar Pradesh


  • Rural development -- India -- Tamil Nadu -- Case studies.,
  • Rural development -- India -- Haryana -- Case studies.,
  • Rural development -- India -- Uttar Pradesh -- Case studies.,
  • Rural development -- India -- Case studies.

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About the Edition

Case studies of the villages in Tamil Nadu, Haryana, and Uttar Pradesh.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

ContributionsIndia. Planning Commission. Multi-level Planning Section.
LC ClassificationsHN690.T3 T68 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 110 p. ;
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2510039M
LC Control Number87902042

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